„Did you know?“ is collection of small bits of information about Heroes of Might and Magic III.
#115 It is possible to locate Land Miens and Quicksands with an expert Remove Obstacle spell without spending mana just by hovering over hexes with cursor.
#114 Anti-Magic spell additionally removes negative spell effects but not positive spell effects from the target allied unit.
#113 Every creature from level 1 to 6 in every town, expect Gremlins, Cantaurs, Pikemen, Pixies, Air Elementals and Medusas, has a hero who specializes in them.
#112 Dispel Removes effects of Zombie’s Disease, Scorpicore’s Paralyze, Ghost Dragon’s Aging, Basilisk’s and Medusa’s Petrification and Expert Dispel removes Fire Walls, Force Fields, Land Mines and Quicksands from battliefield.
#111 Not all heroes can learn all 4 magic schoold. Rangers and Beastamsters can’t learn Fire Magic and Barbarians and Overlords can’t learn Water Magic.
#110 Magic Arrow and Visions are the only spells that belong to all śchools of magic.
#109 Demons summoned by Pit Lord special ability Summon Demons remain in your army afther the combat. Using the Clone or having multiple Pit Lord stacks, it is possible to resurrect the demon stack several times during a single battle.
#108 Heroes bring some level 1 creatures, and possibly some level 2 and 3 creatures, but heroes that specialize in level 1 and level 2 creatures bring only the creatures they specialize in with them.
#107 Heroes III Restoration of Erathia cheat codes are quotes from the Monty Python and the Holy Grail movie. Shadow of Death cheat codes are based on the Matrix movie and the Armageddon’s Blade codes are all references to Star Wars Episode I.
#106 Only the growth of following creatures may be doubled: Griffins, Gogs, Troglodytes, Harpies, Wights, Hobgoblins, Wolf Riders, Lizardmen and Serpent Flies. There is no double growth for Conflux creatures.
#105 Some Stronghold heroes have teh same portaits. For example: Jabarkas and Dessa, Gurnisson, Tyraxor and Zubin, Vey and Gretchin.
# 104 Although the Forge faction has ben canceled, you can find Forge blacksmith on the Armageddons Blade box cover.
#103 Torosar is only hero with Ballista speciality, wich doesn’t start with the Artillery secondary skill. However, he does start with a Ballista. Additionally, he is the only hero of Tower that starts with Tactics.
#102 Only Conflux mage guilds can teach heroes all four summon elemental spells.
#101 Only Fortress has 2 hexes wide moat. Fortress moat is full of boiling tar and cause 90 points of damage per hex when creatures enter the moat or end a turn into one.
#100 Bron is the only hero in the game (not including campaign only heroes) that can start with troops above level 3. He starts with Basilisks (level 4) in the army.
Only evil alignment towns have chance to get Armageddon spell in the Mage Guild.